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Gender: M Meaning of Cade: "round; or, barrel" Origin of Cade: English Cade's Popularity in 2015: #364

Strong, ultramasculine, and modern, Cade shot up the popularity lists—it's been as high as Number 201—along with cousins Caden and Cale. Like Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, and Beau, it was worn by a character in Gone With the Wind.

There's a Cade Skywalker in the Star Wars universe, and Keith Carradine named his now-grown son Cade.

Famous People Named Cade

Cade B. McNown (b. 1977), former American college and professional football player, a quarterback in the NFL for four seasons
Jack Cade (d. 1450), the Irish-born leader of a popular revolt during the reign of Henry VI
Cade Sutton, American actor on Disney's "Kirby Buckets"

Pop Culture References for the name Cade

Cade Yeager, from the movie "Transformers: Age of Extinction"
Cade character in the book "Fated" by Alyson Noel
Cade Lasalle, from the CBS series "NCIS: New Orleans"

Kaden, Kade, Kayden, Caden, Cayde, Caide